Recent Posts »

My Label Model

My Label Model

Matt Bacon June 23, 2017 0

So as regular readers of this blog know, a fair amount of the content within is basically just my ruminations on various business models that I think make the most sense in the industry

Read More »
A Sense Of Possession In The Industry

A Sense Of Possession In The Industry

Matt Bacon June 22, 2017 0

One of the things that I love about music is the sense of possession you get out of it. The fact that you can have a record that is your favorite record of all

Read More »
Youth Venues And You

Youth Venues And You

Matt Bacon June 17, 2017 0

One of the most under documented and yet incredibly important parts of the underground music scene are obscure little all ages and high school friendly venues. Usually they are run by someone in their

Read More »
Exhibitionism is a Hoarder’s House of Rolling Stones History

Exhibitionism is a Hoarder’s House of Rolling Stones History

Eli Jace June 16, 2017 0

To get to the Rolling Stones’ traveling career retrospective, Exhibitionism, you have to follow the path of many tongues through Chicago’s Navy Pier. Just when you begin feeling lost the band’s iconic tongue logo

Read More »
Nirvana Is The Key To DIY Music

Nirvana Is The Key To DIY Music

Matt Bacon June 16, 2017 1

What if I told you the most influential rock band of the last thirty years was fronted by a guy whose favorite bands included Swans and Celtic Frost? What if I told you that

Read More »
The State Of Festivals Today

The State Of Festivals Today

Matt Bacon June 15, 2017 0

Festivals are in a weird place right now and I’m not sure how I feel about it. Obviously we have seen an influx in festivals in recent years, especially smaller ones thrown together by

Read More »
Nobody Knows Anything – The Pain Of The Industry

Nobody Knows Anything – The Pain Of The Industry

Matt Bacon June 11, 2017 0

One of the most frustrating parts of the industry is dealing with the fact that you can’t really expect anyone to know things. This is a perpetual struggle I’ve run into time and time

Read More »
Being An Auxiliary Dude

Being An Auxiliary Dude

Matt Bacon June 11, 2017 0

It’s okay to not be the main dude in your bad. I know I’ve written about this a little bit before ,bu I wanted to grow on this. I feel like my “Main dude”

Read More »
Disappearing Music Contacts And You

Disappearing Music Contacts And You

Matt Bacon June 4, 2017 0

Something that you need to be aware of in the music industry is peoples incredible ability to disappear. I know it sounds corny and even a little USSR-like but when it comes down to

Read More »
The Most Important Stat For Indie Bands To Check

The Most Important Stat For Indie Bands To Check

Matt Bacon June 2, 2017 0

I want to take some time today to talk to you about the single most important statistic when measuring the success of your band, especially in the live arena. It’s a statistic that can

Read More »

Social Widgets powered by AB-WebLog.com.